Reminiscing The History Of Agra: Sunrise At Taj Mahal
Duration: Same Day Tour
Housing one of the 7 wonders of the world, Agra attracts more than 2.5 million visitors a year. In this city of wonders, indulge yourself in the age old beauty of Mughal Architecture with intricate, soothing yet colorful carvings. This tour to Agra includes a visit to the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Itmad-Ud-Daulah’s Tomb, also referred as "Baby Taj".
- Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Small group ensures personal service
- Lunch included
Start your day tour in the city of enchanting historic monuments with a pick up from your hotel in the morning at 6:30 AM. Proceed towards Taj Mahal to get a simply breathtaking view of the monument, at sunrise. A white marble mausoleum, which symbolizes love, was built by Emperor Shah Jahan in the loving memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. As you go around the monument, learn more from a professional guide who will explain further details about the construction, the materials used, artisans who came together from every corner of India, Central Asia and Iran. Taj Mahal is a pure reflection of the Mughal Era's love for architecture.
Proceed further as the guide explains to you about the spectacular Agra Fort, which was once the center stage of Mughal Rule in India. A UNESCO World Heritage Site built by the Empreror Akbar in 15th century, it was later transformed into a palace by Shah Jahan and sadly also served as a prison for him in his later days. Later, visit the Itmad-Ud-Daulah’s Tomb, also known as the “Baby Taj” as it is believed to be a forerunner for Taj Mahal.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entrance fees
- Fuel surcharge
- Professional guide
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
Just carry print out or soft copy of the confirmation you get from us after completing the advance payment.
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